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A Call to Action: City of St. Petersburg Considering Financing Options for New Energy Programs

The City of St. Petersburg is Considering Two Innovative Financing Options for Residential/Commercial Energy Efficiency, Weatherization and Renewable Energy Programs. On August 3, 2017, the St. Petersburg City Council is scheduled to vote on funding two very innovative projects – a Solar Co-Op program organized by FLSUN and the League of Women Voters, and the

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2017 Sustainable Business Awards a Success

Congratulations to the 2017 Sustainable Business Award Winners! The Sustany Foundation and the University of Tampa Center for Ethics held the annual Sustainable Business Awards Wednesday, June 7, at the University of Tampa’s Vaughn Center. Now in their 9th year, the Sustainable Business Awards recognize and honor for-profit businesses in the Tampa Bay Area that engage

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Sustany Tampa Community Garden Tour

Community gardens are sprouting up across the Tampa Bay region, in deed-restricted suburban communities where individual home gardens are discouraged, in urban “food deserts” that lack fresh, affordable produce markets, and in a variety of places in between. Supporters note the many benefits the gardens provide, including greater access to healthy locally-grown food, opportunities for

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Still Accepting Applications for The Sustainable Business Awards!

There is still time to submit your business for the 9th annual sustainable business awards.   Check out the awards and complete a registration online.

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Coral Reefs Dying Off Fast in Japan

  We here in Tampa Bay understand how our life and livelihood is tied to the Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Our coral reefs are the nurserys and habitats for much of our marine life.  Articles like this are of grave concern to us here as water temperature rise.  Japans Larget Reef is dead

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Genetically Modified Plants May Save us

Geoengineering a solution to climate change is risky. Doing nothing might be riskier. We understand how important our environment is to maintaining our earth. How can science look to enhance our own environment? Read the interesting article on Inverse Science’s website.

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Sustany’s Mini-Grant Program awards community garden a change to grow

The Sustany Foundation is proud to have awarded a Mini Grant to the Robles Park Community Garden as part of the Sustany Foundation Mini Grant program!

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St. Petersburg Becomes First Florida City and 20th U.S. City to Commit to 100% Clean Energy

More information available at press conference on December 9, 2016. ST. PETERSBURG, FL –  The Saint Petersburg City Council  today formally approved the city’s commitment to transitioning to 100% clean, renewable energy. Saint Petersburg represents the first city in Florida and the 20th city in the country to make such a commitment.

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9th Annual Sustainable Buzz pictures

Thank you to our attendees, vendors, sponsors and staff for making the 9th Annual Sustainable Buzz a success. The Sustany Foundation is here to promote and lead the way to sustainability in Tampa Bay

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Solar Amendment 1 Defeated!

Solar Amendment 1 Defeated! The Sustany Foundation was an active advocate for protecting consumers rights in the fight to make Florida the Sunshine State. With the support of many other organizations we are excite to help ensure that Florida is a consumer oriented Solar state.

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